On this date in Mid-Columbia sports history

On Dec. 5 in ...

* 1998 -- Lance Kostoff kicked a 26-yard field goal, Kurt Morgan scored on a 9-yard rush and Josh Shimek hit Kyle Nelson on a 15-yard pass as Pasco beat Wilson of Tacoma 17-0 to earn the Class 4A football championship at the Tacoma Dome.

Also, Isaac Jahns threw for 180 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 100 yards and two more TDs as Othello rolled up 576 offensive yards en rout to pounding Elma 53-21 in the contest for the 2A crown, and Touchet claimed its second title in four years with a 71-48 victory over Clallam Bay in the battle for the B-8 championship.